With Florence’s death and extermination came acts of fortitude and selflessness

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( CNN) The death and destruction wrought by Tropical Storm Florencehas been punctuated with tales of courage, generosity and resilience. But the fury of the blizzard that crashed ashore Friday in North Carolina as a Category 1 hurricane has been met with equally powerful acts of kindness, compassion and hope. There have been harrowing rescues, […]

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People Are Sharing Pics Of Their Cats Acting Weird( Add Yours)

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Have you ever walked into a room, looked at your cat, and thought’ this beast must be out of this world’? Yup, cats are major weirdos and their behavior is something the simple mind of a mortal human determines difficult to grasp. Felines sleep in the most awkward positions one can imagine. They construct the […]

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I’m on the ‘professor watchlist.’ It’s a ploy to undermine free speech | Anthea Butler

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The rightwing roundup isnt protecting conservatism its making an Orwellian environment at universities where all ideas should be welcome The release of the professor watchlist, purporting to expose professors who discriminate against conservative students, is anything but that. I should know: Im on it. As one of a handful of religion profs in the US […]

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The Hottest Christmas Gifts For The Weirdest Person In Your Life

Christmas is typically a joyous time of year except when it’s time to shop for the weirdos in your life. Weirdos are hard to shop for most of the stuff they desire can seem bizarre, wacky or downright kooky to more normal types. Shopping for a weird person seems strange, but it doesn’t have to […]

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Healthy People Are Faking Disabilities To Get A Service Dog

You may think of service animals as those puppies that maintain blind people from walking into traffic, but they’re available for all sorts of conditions, like PTSD or anxiety. Or nothing at all, if you’re willing to lie. Yes, as you might have noticed if you’ve flown next to a suspiciously unruly rottweiler or watched […]

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Extinct Gigantic Armadillos Could Grow To The Size Of Cars

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Once upon a time in South America, when giant ground sloths and saber-toothed cats roamed the land, another visually striking being was plodding around: the glyptodont. This fearsome, armadillo-like animal weighed around as much as a tonne, and exerted a powerful, club-shaped, spiky tale. A new analyze published in the journal Current Biology has finally […]

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Take To The Skies With These 5 Drones This Holiday Season

This piece was written by the people who operate the Cracked Store to tell you about products the hell is being sold there . Whether you’re a filmmaker putting together a BBC nature documentary or you’re just sick of birds having all the fun, a brand-new drone is the perfect vacation treat. To help you […]

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The Hot Dudes With Kittens Instagram is the only account you need to follow

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BY CLAIRE WARNER Attention, fans of cats and attractive humen: TheHot Dudes with Kittens Instagramis finally upon us. If you’re anything like me, you’ve been courageously suffering through the myriad “Hot Dudes” Instagram accounts for yearsthebeefcakes in bed, thedashing dudes with puppies, thebeauties with books. This isn’t to say that the various and sundry “Attractive […]

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